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Were you looking for information about Duragesic? Durigesic is a common misspelling of Duragesic.
If you have chronic moderate-to-severe pain, your healthcare provider may prescribe Duragesic® (fentanyl patch). This opioid narcotic medication comes in the form of a patch, which is applied to the skin every 72 hours. It should only be used in people who have persistent, long-term pain and who require around-the-clock (continuous) pain relief. Before using this drug, talk to your healthcare provider if you have certain medical conditions, such as asthma, seizures, or a history of drug or alcohol abuse.
(Click Duragesic to read a full-length article that provides an overview of the medicine's effects, dosing information, and warnings. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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